TELEVISION AND RADIO - BROADCAST JOURNALISM (15 Units) ( Archived )
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TELEVISION AND RADIO - BROADCAST JOURNALISM (15 Units) ( Archived )

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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: Performing and Communication Arts

Program Description:
Formerly: Telecommunications - Broadcast Journalism

This curriculum prepares students in the field of electronic journalism. Students are prepared for positions such as news researcher, assignment editor, news producer, news writer, reporter, newscaster, field producer, news videographer, and news video editor.

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon the completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective: 2008-2009

Required Units in the Major:    15

Required Courses
  TVR 001 - SURVEY OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 018 - RADIO AND TELEVISION NEWSWRITING (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 024 - ELECTRONIC NEWS GATHERING AND EDITING (3.0 units)

Required Electives (6 Units)
Select any TWO of the following
  TVR 002A - FUNDAMENTALS OF AUDIO FOR MEDIA (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 012 - ANNOUNCING AND PERFORMING IN ELECTRONIC MEDIA (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 014A - PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES FOR ELECTRONIC MEDIA (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 015 - INTRODUCTION TO RADIO AND TELEVISION WRITING (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 016A - TELEVISION PRODUCTION (4.0 units)
  &
  TVR 019 - TELEVISION AND SOCIETY (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 021 - ELECTRONIC MEDIA MANAGEMENT (3.0 units)
  &
  JOUR 002 - BEGINNING JOURNALISM (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 007 - VIDEO CONTROLS LABORATORY (3.0 units)

Recommended Electives

None